FACULTY OF LANGUAGES, HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY

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    dtcf@humanity.ankara.edu.tr
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    +90 312 310 32 80
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    AÜ Dil ve Tarih-Coğrafya Fakültesi, 06100 Sıhhiye/ANKARA
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Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: English

Program Description: The program covers in first two years translation, survey of English Literature, textual analysis, introduction to poetry, ancient Greek and Roman literatures, mythology, Latin, and courses on various periods of English literature such as Medieval Literature, 16th and 17th Century English Literature, 18th Century English Literature, 18th Century Novel and Social History of Britain. Last two years include representative works of major 19th and 20th century British poets, prose writers, novelists and playwrights. In their final year students are required to submit an undergraduate thesis on a particular topic in British literature within the frame of various critical, theoretical and methodological discourses.

MA program consists of two components: course period and dissertation period.  The aim of the program is to improve students’ basic learnings of BA degree in English Literature to a more advanced level.  The program offers more courses that are specific on literary periods, movements, figures, works etc. Through the program, students are provided with abilities to make academic research and to write a well-organized dissertation as well as provide comprehensive training in all areas of English studies.

PhD program consists of four main components: course period, preliminary exam, thesis proposal, writing/presentation of dissertation. The program provides students with academic efficiency, which lets them, work as scholars, critics, tutors or teachers. In the course of the program, students develop advanced abilities to approach literary texts with critical and analytical methodologies, professional training in literary research, theory, and the teaching of literature and writing.

Contact: e-mail: ntutas@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1538

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-english-language-and-literature/

*One year English preparatory class is available

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: English

Program Description: The Department focuses on cultural, social and intellectual life of the United States of America. Our program offers courses in American literature as well as American cinema, literary theory, and translation among others which analyze the cultures, histories, politics, and arts. We help students to develop the ability to analyze literary texts and provide critical thinking skills, a critical approach to society and culture and to the American past and present. Undergraduates are expected to prepare a senior thesis on a specific subject, which enables them to conduct independent study and research. All freshmen are required to take the English Proficiency Test administered by the School of Foreign Languages.

MA and PhD programmes provides deeper knowledge about American literature and also scientific research skills. Thus, graduates of the programmes could be employed both in academic institutions and in private sector as a researcher.

 

Contact: e-mail: nkosker@ankara.edu.tr

Phone:  +90 312 3103280 / 1566

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-american-culture-and-literature/

*One year English preparatory class is available

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Italian

Program Description: The Italian Language and Literature program offers language (levels from A1 to C1) with a wide range, literature and culture courses.  Besides covering the full range of Italian language, the Italian Language and Literature Department also provides students the possibility of approaching Italian culture through the literature and history. The Italian Language and Literature Program at Ankara University is the first and oldest Italian language program in Turkey and maintain its education tradition from 1960 until present.

Italian Language and Literature studies MA programme covers comparative literary studies, and pays particular attention to the study of Italian literature from the Middle Ages to the present day. In the MA courses, the study of Italian language and literature develops in constant dialogue with arts and history. In addition to training capable and creative scholars, one of the program’s objectives is to promote the effective teaching of Italian at all levels.

The Italian Language and Literature PhD Program offers Italian literature and culture courses on Italian classic writers such as Dante, Boccaccio, Petrarca, Ariosto, Leopardi, Manzoni, Fogazzaro, D’Annunzio, Foscolo, Verga and the modern ones like Primo Levi, Luigi Pirandello, Antonio Tabucchi, Umberto Saba e Umberto Eco etc. The Italian Language and Literature PhD Program also provide knowledge about the Italian literary criticism and its effect on the Italian writers.

Students can pursue their careers in different areas such as in media, international commerce, Italian language education, government service, travel and tourism, and communications, library and archival science; museum management.

Contact: e-mail: ozkann@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 310 32 80

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-italian-language-and-literature/

 *One year Italian preparatory class is available

 

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Russian

Program Description: The programme is designed to train students with basic mastery of the Russian language and familiarity with the classics of Russian literature. Students concentrate in Russian literature and culture and Russian linguistics. Courses also focus on the grammar of Russian Language, Russian phonetics, morphology and syntax are taught to the students by teachers who expert in their fields. Department provides exchange opportunities for students with the high ranked Russian Universities such as Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Department also offers advanced research programmes at MA and PhD levels. Aim of these programmes is train academicians and researches with the ability to design an original research project and make unique contribution to the field.

Training in Russian can lead to careers in teaching, the creative arts, community work, governmental service, journalism, and research in many areas. Many students majoring in other fields find it useful to learn Russian as a valuable tool of communication and research.

Contact: e-mail: e-mail:  m.ozlem.parer@ankara.edu.tr

Phone:  +90 312 310 32 80 / 1578

webhttp://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-slavic-languages-and-literatures/department-of-russian-language-and-literature/

*One year Russian preparatory class is available

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Spanish

Program Description: The programme provides knowledge of Spanish language, cultures, literature, and philosophy by focusing on cultural understanding, historical time periods and literature. It is aimed to teach on both Spanish and Hispanic-American language and literature analyzing writers and their works. The Department is designed to lead from the acquisition of competence in written and spoken with the structure and history of Spanish and understanding of the development of the literature.

The main purpose of our MA program is to train students in various subjects and disciplines so that they can make individual research as well as write scientific papers. The program has been designed to provide knowledge and develop critical thinking on traditional and modern approaches.

The program allows students to conduct research in Spanish and Latin-American literary and cultural studies. In addition, it provides for opportunities to expand collaborative research and teaching venues with other disciplines, such as Linguistics, Anthropology and History. 

The main areas of employment are teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: kutlu@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1224

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-spanish-language-and-literature/

*One year Spanish preparatory class is available

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: German

Program Description: The department emphasizes the practice and theory of reading and interpretation of German literature by analyzing profoundly German writers and their works.  Students in the department develop an advanced level of proficiency in the German language, spoken and written, and acquire a broad knowledge of the German cultural tradition. The Department offers a stimulating curriculum that includes a full roster of courses on language, literature, film, history, and culture. The courses are designed to prepare students for a variety of goals besides preparation for advanced literature and linguistic courses. 

The Master program in German Language and Literature addresses German literary subjects and types, and the evolution of types and writing styles. The influence of Latin on German literature is also taken into consideration. Students are provided with the skills they need to select and apply from among competing research approaches the proper method of analysis for their subject focus. Apart from gaining knowledge in the core areas of German studies, students also deal with concepts, theories and methods regarding literature, linguistics and media.

PhD degree programme teaches to facilitate communication in German, both linguistically and culturally as well as focuses on German Studies with special focus on Cultural Studies, including Gender Studies and Film Studies. Students are encouraged to pursue their academic interests by exploring a variety of disciplinary and theoretical approaches. In addition to topical seminars, directed study opportunities, and a defined number of electives courses, students must complete the PhD thesis.

The main areas of employment are in commerce, tourism, diplomatic missions, translation, literature, education and government service.

Contact: e-mail: arvasi@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280/1583

webhttp://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-german-language-and-literature/

*One year German preparatory class is available

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: French

Program Description: The Department of French Language and Literature aims to teach French with various dimensions such as literature, language and culture, and to develop students’ oral and written expression skills. Another goal of this programme is to provide to students with through knowledge of the French Language which is widely used all over the world as well as providing them with a detailed survey and analysis of French Literature and Culture from Medieval times to the present. It also offers courses in Francophone Literature, literary theories and criticism and linguistics.

The MA programme of French Language and Literature aims to give each student develop an advanced knowledge of French and Francophone literature, its history, and major works, and a sound knowledge of the traditions, aims, and methods of scholarly research in the field. The courses of this program are designed to deepen literary knowledge with courses like Exoticism In French Literature I, The Poetic Narrative, Sociology of The Literature, Symbolist Poetry, and The Theatre of Jean Giraudoux.

The PhD programme allows specialization in a period of French literature, in French civilization/culture, and in specific critical approaches to literature. The programme is offered extensive advanced work in the fields of French studies and appropriate aspects of theory and methods, proficiency in the expository, developed linguistic skills in professional writing. 

A French literature program graduate can be hired as teacher, translator, editor, civil servant, merchandiser or diplomatic servant.

Contact: e-mail: ildem@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280/1644

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-french-language-and-literature/

*One year French preparatory class is available for Bachelor’s Degree

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Japanese *

Program Description: The programme provides knowledge of Japanese language, culture, literature, and philosophy by focusing on cultural understanding, historical time periods and literature. It is aimed to not only teach on language but also provide a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research. That is why the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. The Department is equipped with a language laboratory and a comprehensive library.  Department also aims to contribute to relations between Turkey and Japan by providing a basis for cultural, academic and social events.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: commerce companies, consortiums of Japanese government, and Japanese funded humanitarian relief organizations, teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: herkin@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1258

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-japan-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Chinese *

Program Description: Bachelor’s degree programme provides comprehensive knowledge of contemporary Chinese, classical Chinese, History of China, Chinese literature, Philosophy of China, and Culture of China during four years. Programme also provide a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research. Depending on a bilateral agreement with Chinese government, department could also send up to 10 students to China and Taiwan for one year academic exchange program each year.

The MA programme of Chinese Language and Literature aims to give each student develop an advanced knowledge of Chinese and a sound knowledge of the methods of scholarly research in the field.

The PhD programme provides a balance of theory and history of Chinese literature and culture, while offering numerous opportunities for interdisciplinary research and study.  In order to participate in international academic conversations on literature, students are required to take a substantial number of courses and seminars in the theory and methods of literary studies.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: commerce companies, consortiums of Chinese government, and teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: kirilen@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1586

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-eastern-languages-and-literatures-2/department-of-sinology/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Classic Greek *

Program Description: The Bachelor’s degree consist of two sections. On the first two years programme provides knowledge of Ancient Greek grammar, morphology and syntax. It provides knowledge of literature of İonian and Attica eras. On the second two years, students analyse classical texts from philological point of major writers of Greek culture such as Homers, Plato, Xenophon, Herodotus, and Euripides. This part of programme offers specific literature history courses on Hellenistic Era. The most important aim of the program is to equip their students with the formation of humanism and logical thinking by getting familiar with the first examples of freedom of mind on the classical texts and free their mind from dogmatic thinking.

MA programme is principally conceived as a research-training programme, which aims to build on the skills in independent learning acquired in the course of the student’s first degree and enable them to undertake fully independent research at a higher level. It particularly aims to acquaint students with the richness of evidence characterizing the study of classical antiquity, and to stimulate them to use knowledge of the relevant materials and texts.

PhD programme combines strengths in traditional philology, archaeology and material culture, and more recent critical approaches in a way that allows graduate students to gain a broad, rich, and interdisciplinary understanding of the ancient Greek world.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are literary criticism research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: biplikcioglu@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1103

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-ancient-languages-and-cultures-2/department-greek-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Greek *

Program Description: The Department of Greek Language and Literature established in 1991 with in the department of Western Languages and Literatures in the Faculty of Language History and Geography. In 1995, the department gave its first graduates. During the first four semesters of the programme, the main lessons are about the Greek grammar and language. On the other hand, in the last four semester of the program examined the major literary genres like novel, story, poetry in the Modern Greek Literature. Successful students have the chance to go to the Greek Universities’ summer language program with scholarship.

The department of Modern Greek History and Literature is a 4-year bachelor’s degree program. During this 4 year, the program aims to teach Greek as a foreign language. During this 4-year program as well as the Greek Language, the students also get information about the important periods of Greece (history, literature, cinema and culture.) From the each student who graduate from this branch of the department expected to use effectively this language.

The student who graduates from this department use efficiently the translation techniques from Greek to Turkish and from Turkish to Greek. Gets the ability to follow developments in his/her branch also share information with his/her colleagues.

Contact: e-mail: ihcicek@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-modern-greek-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Greek *

Program Description: Dutch Language and Literature is taught in its historical development in Dutch Language and Literature programme. “Faculty of Languages, History and Geography Bachelor’s Degree” and “Philologist” title is assigned to graduates of our department. Graduates can be employed as Holland instructors in universities or language schools, qualified personnel in tourism sector, tourist guides or translators in Holland companies or Embassy of Holland.

Contact: e-mail: mgulec@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280/ 1588

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-dutch-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Latin *

Program Description: The programme offers comprehensive knowledge of Latin language, literature, grammar and syntax.  It is aimed to not only teach on language but also provide a knowledge of Roman Empire, its culture, history and policy. Students can also join Ancient Greek, Contemporary Greek, History, Archeology courses as an elective. Programme also provides a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research.

That is the reason; the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. Students of these programmes are expected develop skills both in interpretation of ancient texts to modern language and analyze Modern, Middle and Ancient Ages history and culture by using scientific research approaches. Since the modern Western though found it’s root in Latin world, Latin language studies provide a solid base for further social science related researches.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are museums though many of them could find a job at commerce companies or government bodies. Some graduates could be employed as teachers in schools and language courses, translator, literary critic and technical consultant in publishing agencies, researcher (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), and writers at the information society.

Contact: e-mail: telatar@humanity.ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1293

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-modern-greek-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Armenian *

Program Description: The first aim of the programme is to educate academicians and researchers who specialized on Armenian Language and Literature. It is the first and the only programme in Turkey specialized on the field. Considering the important historic relations with Armenia and Turkey, training Armenian Language Philologists in Turkey is expected to contribute mutual understanding. In addition, this new field of study could contribute to other language studies and sister fields such as archeology and history.

On that, purpose department offers both MA and PhD degrees. At these programmes students gains the ability to interpretation, literary analysis along with create a scientific research project and make an original contribution to the field.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are commerce companies, teaching in schools and language courses, literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: bkaraca@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1548

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-caucasian-languages-and-cultures-3/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Korean *

Program Description: The programme provides knowledge of Korean language, culture, literature, and philosophy by focusing on culture, history and literature. It is aimed to  not only teach on language but also provide a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research. That is the reason; the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. Department also aims to contribute to relations between Turkey and Korea by promoting Korea in Turkey. That is why department’s both students and academics have great relations with Korean Embassy and Korea Culture Foundation. Many activities such as concerts, cinema days, conferences, culture days of Embassy and Foundation organized at the Faculty.

Department also provides the opportunity %80 of the students to study at Korea as exchange student up to 3 semesters. The programme aims at to equip students with the ability to work in Korea as well as in Turkey.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: commerce companies, government bodies, teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: egokmen@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1680

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-eastern-languages-and-literatures-2/department-of-korean-language-and-literature/

 

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Polish *

Program Description: The programme founded on the deep relations between Turkey and Poland and aims to contribute these relations by providing a cultural basis well educated individuals. On this purpose, programme contains both language, literature courses and history, policy courses. Bachelor degree students can benefit from one-month summer exchange. Graduates can benefit from Polish Government grant programmes for researchers.

The department offers both MA and PhD degrees who wants to pursue their career in academic research field. Postgraduate degree programmes offer courses on interpretation, translation, literature and history.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: government bodies, commerce companies, consortiums of Polish government, teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: nyuce@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1447

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-slavic-languages-and-literatures/department-of-polish-language-and-culture/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Bulgarian *

Program Description: Programme designed for to teach Bulgarian Language grammer, syntax and also to equip students with the ability to translate between Bulgarian and Turkish.  Also it contains literature, theory of literature, Bulgarian history courses.

Department offers Bosnian Language courses.

The department offers both MA and PhD degree programmes. Concerning 600 years history between Turkey and Bulgaria, these programmes designed to educate researches on field of comparative literature. Also students will have the chance to study Turkish heritage at the Balkans.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: government bodies, commerce companies, teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: zzafer@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1413

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-bulgarian-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Arabic *

Program Description: Bachelor’s degree program of Arabic Language and Literature Department equip its graduates with deep knowledge of Arabic language, culture, literature, and philosophy. Programme contains both contemporary and classical literature aspects of the Arabic literature. In addition, it is designed to equip students with both oral and written abilities in Arabic. They are expected to be able to follow Arabic world with all literately, culturally, politically and evaluate all these aspects in historical context. For this purpose programme contain Hebrew, Political History and Literature Critic courses.

It is aimed also provide a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research. That is the reason; the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. The purpose of the MA and PhD programmes is to provide a solid base for the scientific research and a comprehensive literary knowledge.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: government bodies such as Ministry of Foreign Affairs  and Ministry of Culture, relief organizations, commerce companies, teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: ktuzcu@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1080

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-eastern-languages-and-literatures-2/51091-2/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Hindu *

Program Description: The programme offers knowledge of not just Sanskrit but also great and ancient Indian culture.  Contemporary Hindu language is also taught in the programme. Indology programme contain courses of philosophy, mythology, political history, theater history, science history. 

The department offers both MA and PhD degrees which contain courses of Sanskirt grammer, examination of important literature pieces and their translation into Turkish, cultural history, comparative literature and literature history. Graduate programmes main aim is to train researchers and academicians for the field of study.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: commerce companies, public and private television enterprises, language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: kadioglu@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1551

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-eastern-languages-and-literatures-2/department-of-indology/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Hungary *

Program Description: The programme designated for to give detailed knowledge of Hungarian language, culture and literature. The department founded by the founder of the Republic in order to create an academic base to research Turkish-Hungarian joint history. That is why the department provides support to researches done in Hungary or field studies in Turkey.

The department offers both MA and PhD degrees, which contain courses of translation, comparative literature and literature history along with the Hungarian culture and Turkish Hungarian Relations. Graduate programmes targets to educate qualified philologists and scientific researchers who could make original contributions to the field. Because of the unique historical relations of Turkey and Hungary, both country provides support to original historical and philological researches and researchers.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are government bodies, commerce companies, teaching in schools and language courses, literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: coban@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 /1675

web:  http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-western-languages-and-literatures/department-of-hungarology/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Hittite *

Program Description: The programme provides knowledge of Hittite language, cuneiform and hieroglyph script, historical transformation of hieroglyph script and the cultures who uses cuneiform script. The main purpose of the department is educate researcher who could use root languages.

It is aimed to not only teach on an ancient language but also provide a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research. That is the reason; the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. Students can benefit from the possibility of cooperation with the Faculty’s other departments such as Archeology. They can join the field excavations or design joint research projects.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are archives, museums, and archeology field cultivations, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, and libraries).

Contact: e-mail: karasu@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1038

web:  http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/?p=897

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Persian *

Program Description: The programme enable students to learn Persian language, culture, literature, and philosophy by focusing on cultural understanding, time periods and literature both in classical and modern Iran.

It is aimed to not only to teach on language but also provide a basis for who pursue their career in the academic field and research. That is the reason, the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. Also programme aims translate important Turkish-Islamic era literature pieces into contemporary Turkish by these researches.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: commerce companies, consortiums of Japanese government, and Japanese funded humanitarian relief organizations, teaching in schools and language courses, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: kirlangic@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1082

web:  http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-eastern-languages-and-literatures-2/department-of-persian-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Sumerian *

Program Description: The programme accommodate students with to use Sumerian language, cuneiform script, historical transformation of cuneiform script and the cultures who uses cuneiform script. Programme also focuses on Babylon language, Akkad language and Asurian language. The main purpose of the department is educate researcher who could use root languages.

That is the reason; the department offers both MA and PhD degrees. The Department using original documents originated from Anatolia and publishes original researches about these documents. Students can benefit from the possibility of cooperation with the Faculty’s other departments such as Archeology. They can join the field excavations or design joint research projects.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are: archives, museums, archeology field cultivations, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, and libraries).

Contact: e-mail: cecen@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1153

web:  http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-ancient-languages-and-cultures-2/department-of-sumerology/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.

 

Degree: Bachelor’s Degree/Master of Art Degree/ PhD Degree

Duration: 4 years*/ 2 years/ 4 years

Language: Turkish and Urdu *

Program Description: The programme designed for providing both language skills and comprehensive cultural knowledge about Pakistan. That is why courses focuses on not only to Urdu language grammer, syntax and translation skills but also to the literature, history, policy and culture. Since Urdu language uses Arabic and Persian alphabet, students gain skills to read in these languages as well.

The department offers both MA and PhD degree programs focuses on educating researchers and academicians for the field.

The main areas of employment of the graduates are:  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, commerce companies, public and private television enterprises, language courses, archives, Literary criticism and technical consultancy in publishing agencies, research (institutes of language studies and linguistics, archives and libraries), the information society (writing and collaborating with the press).

Contact: e-mail: bozcan@ankara.edu.tr

Phone: +90 312 3103280 / 1357

web: http://www.dtcf.ankara.edu.tr/en/department-of-eastern-languages-and-literatures-2/department-of-urdu-language-and-literature/

*Program is bilingual, especially on translation courses. Turkish preparatory class is available at Bachelor Degree Program.